The Canadian Children's Book Centre (CCBC) is a national, not-for-profit organization dedicated to encouraging, promoting and supporting the reading, writing, illustrating and publishing of Canadian books for young readers.

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The Canadian Children’s Book Centre’s So You Want to Get Published! Seminar

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What does it take to get a children’s book published? What are children’s book publishers looking for? How do booksellers pick the books they sell and where do they see...

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GGBooks 2017 Finalists Revealed

The Canada Council for the Arts has announced the 2017 finalists for the Governor General’s Literary Awards. GGBooks is one of Canada’s longest-standing literary awards, and is among the country’s...

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A Guide to Self-Publishing Your Book

Every day, the Canadian Children’s Book Centre receives questions from aspiring authors who want to try self-publishing their book. In partnership with FriesenPress, we’ve created this guide to...

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Tour Roster Announced for TD Canadian Children’s Book Week 2018

The Canadian Children’s Book Centre is excited to announce the authors, illustrators and storytellers who will be touring for TD Canadian Children’s Book Week 2018 (May 5-12, 2018).

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Anne Innis Dagg Wins 2016 Lane Anderson Award

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Anne Innis Dagg, author of 5 Giraffes, won the Lane Anderson Award, young readers category, at a private dinner in Toronto Monday night.  The Lane Anderson Award, created by Sharon Fitzhenry and...

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Sheila Koffman (1945-2017)

It is with deep sadness that we announce that Canadian bookseller Sheila Koffman passed away on September 15, 2017. Sheila was the owner and founder of Another Story Bookshop in...

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